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Coronavirus Updates

Chancellor extends the furlough scheme until the end of October

The Government's Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will remain open until the end of October, furloughed workers across UK will continue to receive 80% of their current salary, up to £2,500...
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Increased risk of fraud and cybercrime against charities

All charities but especially those providing services and supporting local communities during the Coronavirus crisis, could be targeted by fraudsters...
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Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) Claims Update

Your guide to the application process...
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Self-employed invited to get ready to make their claims for coronavirus support

HMRC will begin contacting customers who may be eligible for the Government's Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS)...
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How businesses can offer services, funds and volunteers to civil society during the coronavirus outbreak

Guidance for businesses seeking to help voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations during the coronavirus outbreak....
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Bounce Back Loans

Small loans backed 100% by the Government, up to a maximum of £50k or 25% of turnover (the lower of)...
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£160m Emergency funding package available for those working in the Cultural Sector

The Arts Council England are making £160m of emergency funding available for those individuals and organisations who will need it during this crisis...
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Claim for your employees wages through the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

This step by step guide for employers will take you through the process of how to claim for your employees wages...
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Watch again "Ask the Experts - Managing the business impacts of Coronovirus"

If you missed this live webinar then watch the recording, where you will hear from DY's Francesca Hutcheson and Mark Bramall, together with Hugh Strickland and Ben Mason from Aaron & Partners Solicitors and Helen Stones and Steve Westfrom Barclays Bank on managing the business impacts of Coronavirus...
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Chancellor gives £750 million in much needed support for Charities

Yesterday’s announcement is excellent news. An injection of £750m into the Charity Sector will be most welcome.
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Coronavirus Advice for Businesses >> updated 7 April 2020

Following the Government's latest Covid-19 announcements, please read this guide for businesses provided by The Corporate Finance Network...
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Stable businesses must be incentivised to pick up failing competitors

Secure businesses must be encouraged to buy distressed enterprises to give the economy a boost as it faces the economic fallout from the pandemic...
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Covid-19 Business Grant Schemes

The Government has announced support for small businesses and businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors in the form of two grant funding schemes...
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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Update

The Government updated their guidance around the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme on 4 April 2020....
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Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme Update

An update on CBILS announced on 3 April showed that lenders will not be requesting Personal Guarantees for loans under £250,000. This is welcome news...
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"You have not been forgotten" - Sunak pledges support for the nation's self-employed

The Government has now unveiled its much anticipated support package to benefit around 3.8 million of the 5 million self-employed in the UK...
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No Personal Guarantees for CBILS below £250,000

Good news announced yesterday, the tier 1 lenders have removed the need for Personal Guarantees on financial support provided under the CBILS so long asthe amount is no more than £250,000...
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Coronavirus - VAT considerations

With the country in lockdown and many businesses being forced to close their doors temporarily, managing cash-flow is more critical than ever...
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R&D – a lifeline for businesses

In these unprecedented times, businesses need to focus on managing their cash-flow more than ever before. The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has now announced a wide ranging package of emergency measures aimed at providing grants and loans...
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Preparing for Coronavirus Business Loan Interruption Scheme (CBLIS)

Whilst we await the details with anticipation as lenders need to gear up to support businesses in their hour of need, we thought we would suggest a few things you can get ready...
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Dyke Yaxley's Coronavirus Checklist for your business

We have put together a checklist for your business, highlighting six key things to think about and advice for your business...
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